Kate is a certified creative grief support practitioner and community arts counsellor. She is part of the first cohort of students in South Africa to study art therapy at University of Johannesburg and intends to practice as an art therapist once she has completed her master's degree in art therapy. She has facilitated many arts-based workshops over the years. Her job at Lefika entails responding to calls for funding proposals, producing a monthly newsletter, regular social media updates, assessor and moderator training and creating a library. Kate is a published author.